WHO, WHAT WHEN, WHERE, WHY: The Dynamics of Asphyxiation

Hosted by: 
Kelsey McKay, JD, President of Respond Against Violence and Former Prosecutor
Kelly Dunne, CEO of Jeanne Geiger Crisis Center/Domestic Violence High Risk Team Network
Scott Hampton, PsyD, Offender Treatment Provider and Director of Ending the Violence
Julie Owens, Advocate and DV Survivor
Effective prevention, safety planning, and accountability all require that we understand why perpetrators strangle, the traumatic impact on victims, and the potential for lethality. The presenters will examine both sides of the coin by providing practical information for use by those tasked with handling these cases.

Resources:

Strangulation Series: Keynote Address by Carvana Cloud

"Do You Hear Us Now? Elevating the Voice of Women in Color"

Women & Girls Lost to Male Violence in 2018 by Dawn Wilcox from Women Count USA

Crimes Against Women Podcasts:

Podcast on Crimes Against Women: Episode 3 "Why Strangulation Matters" Hosted by Kelsey McKay and Respond Against Violence
https://www.buzzsprout.com/961615

Podcast on Crimes Against Women: Episode 4 "Aquatic Abuse Homicide" Hosted by Andrea Zaferes
https://www.buzzsprout.com/961615

Texas Council on Family Violence – Honoring Texas Victims
http://tcfv.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/2018-HTV-Summary-Fact-Sheet.pdf

Cynthia Morton’s Website
www.cynthiamorton.org

Jeanne Geiger Crisis Center
https://jeannegeigercrisiscenter.org

Domestic Violence High Risk Team
www.dvhrt.org

Ending the Violence
www.endingtheviolence.us

Julie Owen’s Website
https://www.domesticviolenceexpert.org

Officer Down Memorial Page
https://www.odmp.org/search/year/2020

Ten Years of Mass Shootings in America
https://everytownresearch.org/massshootingsreports/mass-shootings-in-america-2009-2019/

Devin Patrick Kelly’s History of Domestic Violence
https://www.cnn.com/2017/11/06/us/devin-kelley-texas-church-shooting-suspect/index.html

V is for Violence
https://www.gottman.com/blog/v-is-for-violence/

Informing Collaborative Interventions: Intimate Partner Violence Risk Assessment For Front Line Police Officers
(See DA-LE Research Article PDF Attachment)

What's Next:

PART 2. BUILDING A CASE: IDENTIFICATION, INVESTIGATION & MEDICAL RESPONSE

PART 3. HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER: HOMICIDES & STAGED SCENES

PART 4. CONVINCING THE COURTS

PART 5. LET'S TALK ABOUT SEX

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